be out on (one's) ear(redirected from are out on their ear)
be out on (one's) ear
To have been removed from a place or situation, often unceremoniously. After 10 years of loyal service to that company, I'm out on my ear just because the new manager doesn't like me.
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be out on your ˈear(informal) be forced to leave a job, home, etc. suddenly: You’ll be out on your ear unless your work gets a lot better, my lad.
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